An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and resourceful candidate with a vast repertoire of skills and experience in the regulation of competitive telecommunications markets to be the first Cook Islands telecommunications regulator.
The Cook Islands Government is opening up the telecommunications market to competition. The Cook Islands Telecommunications Market Competition Policy 2019 sets out a policy and legal framework under which service providers will have the opportunity to enter, invest in and competitively supply telecommunications services. The Government will give effect to the new framework through two Bills:
The CRA Bill will establish a new independent regulatory authority that will be responsible for regulating a competitive telecommunications market — from licensing and interconnection through to consumer protection and universal service access. The Authority will be constituted by up to 3 members, led by a Chair.
The successful applicant for Authority Chair will have:
For further information and a copy of the job description please email Ian Hayes, Evaluation Committee Secretariat, at email@example.com or call the MFEM Economic Planning Division on +682 29511. Applications close on Monday, 25 November 2019.